When is Billy Joel performing at the US GP at Austin?

Jake Nichol October 23, 2021
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Multiple Grammy award winning artist Billy Joel will be performing at the F1 US Grand Prix at Austin tonight, but when is he and where will he be performing?

Billy Joel to perform at F1 Austin US GP

72-year-old Joel will headline the night’s musical performances after qualifying for the US GP.

The Uptown Girl singer will be taking to the stage at around 19:30pm on Saturday evening.

That is after qualifying at Austin which is scheduled to run from 16:00pm – 17:00pm CST.

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Joel will be at the Germania Insurance Super Stage for his performance at Austin for the F1 US GP.

His set is scheduled to last until 10:00pm CST.

In the past, the likes of The Weeknd and Taylor Swift have played at the US Grand Prix at Austin.

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Who else is performing at the US Grand Prix?

A full list of performers, times and locations can be found here.

By far the most interesting though is who will close the show on Sunday evening after the United States GP.

Shaquille O’Neal will be closing the Austin grand prix weekend.

Yes, that Shaquille O’Neal…

Shaq will be performing under his ‘DJ Diesel’ moniker.

He is due on stage at Onederland at 16:30pm CST.

He will perform a set for one hour, before closing at around 17:30pm CST.

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Jake can usually be found writing about or watching anything to do with motorsport – from Formula 1 to NASCAR to British Truck Racing. His work as a motorsport journalist has been published by the likes of Autosport, Motorsport.com and Motorsport News – all highly respected names. Away from racing he is a keen amateur astronomer, podcast listener and enjoys long walks in the park with his three dogs.